Final Fantasy IV Information
Any% No64 (Edge+Drain) Marathon Safe Seed 156 Step Route

Jason Lynch <jason@calindora.com> (Aexoden)

Route Information

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% No64 (Edge+Drain) Marathon Safe (version 6)
Seed
156
Spoony Version
v0.0.7-17-g77de6a5
Route Source
fcoughlin
Route Time
2898.241s (saves 174.593s)
Route Encounters
127 (saves 21 encounters)
Maximum Steps
256
Optional Steps
41
Extra Steps
298

Route Summary

This summary should include all critical information needed to follow the route. If you have any problems with it, please contact me.

WARNING: This route takes extra steps during the second visit to Toroia. As entering the "extra steps area" counts as one step, your total number of extra steps should be one greater than listed by the route. For more details and a graphical representation, please see the tutorial.

Route Details

World Map (Mist)
World Map (Kaipo)
  Step  24: 1 / Sand Man x4 (6.863s)
Kaipo
World Map (Kaipo)
Watery Pass-South B1F
  Step  36: 2 / Zombie x4 (7.142s)
  Step  39: 3 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.059s)
Watery Pass-South B2F
  Step  33: 4 / CaveToad x3 (6.889s)
  Step  52: 5 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.140s)
  Step  64: 6 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2 (7.140s)
  Step  90: 7 / CaveToad x3 (6.889s)
Watery Pass-South Save Room
  Extra Steps: 6
Watery Pass-South B2F
  Step  39: 8 / EvilShel x3, WaterBug x1 (7.059s)
Watery Pass-South B3F
Watery Pass-North B2F
  Step   4: 9 / Jelly x4 (7.261s)
Watery Pass-North B1F
  Step  36: 10 / CaveToad x4 (7.144s)
World Map (Kaipo)
  Step   3: 11 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (6.745s)
Waterfalls B1F
  Extra Steps: 52
Waterfalls B2F
  Step  38: 12 / Zombie x6 (7.455s)
Waterfalls Lake
Battle: Octomamm
Waterfalls Lake
World Map (Kaipo)
  Step  10: 13 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (6.745s)
World Map (Damcyan)
Damcyan
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 32
Antlion B1F
Antlion B2F Inward Direct
  Antlion B2F
    Step   3: 14 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.832s)
    Step  71: 15 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.088s)
Antlion's Nest
  Step  10: 16 / Cream x4 (7.471s)
Battle: Antlion
Antlion's Nest
Antlion B2F Outward Charm Room Steps
  Antlion B2F
    Step   4: 17 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.281s)
    Step  23: 18 / Basilisk x1, Turtle x1 (7.088s)
  Antlion Charm Room
    Extra Steps: 18
  Antlion B2F
    Step  15: 19 / Turtle x2 (7.440s)
Antlion B1F
  Step  13: 20 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.056s)
Kaipo Revisited
Mt.Hobs-West
  Step  39: 21 / Gargoyle x2 (7.821s)
Mt.Hobs Summit
Battle: MomBomb
Mt.Hobs Summit
  Step   2: 22 / Skelton x4 (8.058s)
Mt.Hobs-East
World Map (Fabul)
  Step   6: 23 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.340s)
  Step  41: 24 / Gargoyle x1, Cocktric x2 (8.012s)
  Step  43: 25 / SwordRat x3, Needler x3 (7.451s)
Fabul
  Optional Steps: 9
  Extra Steps: 66
World Map (Fabul)
Fabul Boat and Leviatan
World Map (Mysidia)
Mysidia
World Map (Mysidia)
  Extra Steps: 14
World Map (Mt.Ordeals)
  Step  24: 26 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.340s)
  Step  86: 27 / Raven x1 (7.843s)
Mt.Ordeals
  Step  15: 28 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.591s)
  Step  24: 29 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.488s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station
  Step  13: 30 / Ghoul x1, Red Bone x2, Skelton x2 (8.687s)
  Step  28: 31 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.488s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station
Mt.Ordeals Summit
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   7: 32 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (9.136s)
Battle: Milon and Milon Z
Mt.Ordeals Summit
Paladin
Mt.Ordeals Summit
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   8: 33 / Lilith x1 (8.215s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station
  Step   1: 34 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.488s)
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station
Mt.Ordeals
  Step  12: 35 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.152s)
  Step  31: 36 / Red Bone x1, Skelton x3 (8.152s)
World Map (Mt.Ordeals)
Take Chocobo to Mysidia
Serpent Road
  Extra Steps: 60
Old Water-way
Castle Baron B3F
  Step  22: 37 / Crocdile x1, ElecFish x3 (9.918s)
  Step  49: 38 / FangShel x3, Aligator x1, Crocdile x1 (13.813s)
Castle Baron B2F
Castle Baron B1F Inward Direct
  Castle Baron B1F
    Step   4: 39 / Hydra x2 (8.082s)
    Step   7: 40 / AquaWorm x1, Hydra x1, Crocdile x1 (9.901s)
Castle Baron
Battle: Kainazzo
World Map (Toroia)
Toroian Castle
  Optional Steps: 0
World Map (Toroia)
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes
World Map (Toroia)
Cave Magnes B1F
  Step  13: 41 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.715s)
Cave Magnes B2F
  Step   9: 42 / Ogre x3 (8.709s)
  Step  11: 43 / Ogre x3 (8.709s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Save Room Steps
  Cave Magnes B3F
  Cave Magnes B3F Save Room
    Extra Steps: 2
  Cave Magnes B3F
    Step  23: 44 / Mage x1, Panther x1, Ogre x1 (8.505s)
Cave Magnes B3F Room
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct
  Cave Magnes B4F
Battle: Dark Elf
World Map (Toroia)
Black Chocobo to Toroia
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps
  Toroian Castle 1F
    Optional Steps: 2
    Extra Steps: 24
World Map (Toroia)
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F
Tower of Zot 2F
  Step   8: 45 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.206s)
  Step  40: 46 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.206s)
  Step  61: 47 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (10.176s)
Tower of Zot 3F
  Step  22: 48 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x2 (9.054s)
  Step  34: 49 / Jelly x1, Slime x2, Cream x1 (7.654s)
  Step  61: 50 / Marion (summons Puppet) x1, Puppet x3 (9.745s)
Tower of Zot 4F
  Step  10: 51 / Gremlin x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.121s)
Tower of Zot 5F
  Step   4: 52 / SwordMan x1, IceBeast x2 (10.756s)
Tower of Zot 5F Save Room
Tower of Zot 5F
Battle: Magus Sisters
Tower of Zot 5F
Tower of Zot 6F
Battle: Valvalis
Castle Baron
Fly to Agart
World Map (Agart)
Underworld Map (Castle of Dwarves)
Castle of Dwarves Walk
  Castle of Dwarves
    Optional Steps: 20
Underworld Map (Castle of Dwarves)
  Step  45: 53 / Armadilo x2 (8.613s)
  Step  79: 54 / Armadilo x2 (8.613s)
  Step 104: 55 / Armadilo x2 (8.613s)
Tower of Bab-il 1F
Tower of Bab-il 2F
  Step  16: 56 / FlameMan x1, FlameDog x2 (9.403s)
  Step  35: 57 / FlameDog x4 (10.017s)
Tower of Bab-il 3F
  Step  11: 58 / BlackLiz x2 (8.521s)
  Step  35: 59 / FlameMan x1, FlameDog x2 (9.403s)
Tower of Bab-il 4F
  Step  21: 60 / Chimera x1 (9.769s)
  Step  30: 61 / Egg (BlackLiz) x1 (8.030s)
  Step  62: 62 / Egg (BlackLiz) x1 (8.030s)
Tower of Bab-il 5F
  Step  40: 63 / Chimera x1, FlameDog x2 (9.389s)
Tower of Bab-il 6F
Tower of Bab-il 7F
  Step  27: 64 / Alert (summons Naga) x1 (8.513s)
Tower of Bab-il 8F
Battle: Dr.Lugae
Tower of Bab-il 8F
  Step  14: 65 / Chimera x1, FlameDog x2 (9.389s)
Tower of Bab-il 7F
  Step  27: 66 / Medusa x2 (9.006s)
  Step  38: 67 / Medusa x2 (9.006s)
Tower of Bab-il 6F
Tower of Bab-il 5F
  Step  34: 68 / Chimera x1, Tofu x3 (9.974s)
Battle: Dark Imps
Tower of Bab-il 5F
  Step  24: 69 / Tofu x6 (11.328s)
Tower of Bab-il 4F
  Step  50: 70 / Egg (BlackLiz) x1 (8.030s)
Tower of Bab-il 3F
  Step   6: 71 / BlackLiz x3 (9.181s)
  Step  50: 72 / Tortoise x2, BlackLiz x1 (9.294s)
Tower of Bab-il 2F
  Step  36: 73 / BlackLiz x3 (9.181s)
Tower of Bab-il 1F
Travel to Baron
Castle Baron
Airship Hook
Eblan
  Optional Steps: 0
World Map (Eblan)
Cave Eblana B1F
Cave Eblana B2F
  Optional Steps: 2
Pass to Bab-il
  Step  14: 74 / GiantBat x4 (11.493s)
Pass to Bab-il 2
Pass to Bab-il
  Step  11: 75 / Skull x4 (10.337s)
Pass to Bab-il 2 Inward Direct
  Pass to Bab-il 2
    Step   4: 76 / Egg (Lamia) x1 (9.097s)
    Step  12: 77 / Ironback x2, BlackLiz x2 (9.764s)
Tower of Bab-il 1F
  Step  19: 78 / Sorcerer (summons Green D.) x1, BladeMan x2 (7.191s)
  Step  76: 79 / Sorcerer (summons Green D.) x1, BladeMan x2 (7.191s)
Tower of Bab-il B2F
  Step  24: 80 / Mad Ogre x1, BlackCat x1, Balloon x2 (7.186s)
  Step  64: 81 / Mad Ogre x1, BlackCat x1, Balloon x2 (7.186s)
  Step  66: 82 / Balloon x4 (7.139s)
Tower of Bab-il B3F
Tower of Bab-il B4F
  Step  20: 83 / Balloon x3 (7.103s)
  Step  39: 84 / Egg (Lamia) x1 (9.097s)
Tower of Bab-il B3F
  Step  11: 85 / Mad Ogre x1, BlackCat x1, Balloon x2 (7.186s)
  Step  33: 86 / Grudger x1, Mad Ogre x1, Balloon x2 (7.174s)
Tower of Bab-il B3F Save Room
Tower of Bab-il B3F
Tower of Bab-il B4F
Tower of Bab-il B5F
Battle: Rubicant
Tower of Bab-il B5F
Tower of Bab-il 8F
  Step   8: 87 / BladeMan x1, BlackCat x1, Q.Lamia x1 (7.357s)
Tower of Bab-il 7F
  Step  11: 88 / Grudger x2, BladeMan x2 (7.438s)
  Step  23: 89 / Grudger x1, BlackCat x2, BladeMan x1 (7.440s)
Tower of Bab-il 6F
  Step  25: 90 / Sorcerer (summons Ironman) x1, BlackCat x2 (7.396s)
Fly to Castle of Dwarves
Castle of Dwarves
  Optional Steps: 4
Underworld Map (Castle of Dwarves)
Sealed Cave
Underworld Map (Sealed Cave)
Return to Castle of Dwarves
Castle of Dwarves
Underworld Map (Castle of Dwarves)
Return to Mysidia
World Map (Mysidia)
Recruit FuSoYa First
  Fly to Lunar Path
  Lunar World Map
  Lunar Path
    Step  16: 91 / Procyote x1, Pudding x2 (7.846s)
  Lunar World Map
    Step  31: 92 / Juclyote x2, MoonCell x2, Grenade x1 (8.033s)
  Lunar Path 2
    Step  23: 93 / Pudding x2, Grenade x2 (7.825s)
  Lunar World Map
  Recruit FuSoYa
  Lunar World Map
  Lunar Path 2
    Step   6: 94 / Pudding x2, Grenade x2 (7.825s)
    Step  11: 95 / Pudding x2, Grenade x2 (7.825s)
  Lunar World Map
    Step  23: 96 / Balloon x2, Grenade x2 (7.656s)
  Lunar Path
  Lunar World Map
    Step   5: 97 / MoonCell x2, Pudding x2 (7.864s)
  Hummingway Cave (16 Step Minimum)
  Lunar World Map
Giant of Bab-il Mouth
  Optional Steps: 1
  Step   5: 98 / Searcher (summons Machine) x1, Machine x2 (7.897s)
Giant of Bab-il Neck
Giant of Bab-il Chest
  Step   7: 99 / Machine x2, Beamer x2 (7.817s)
  Step  48: 100 / Searcher (summons Horseman) x1, Machine x2 (7.897s)
Giant of Bab-il Stomach
  Step   7: 101 / Searcher (summons Horseman) x1, Beamer x2 (7.880s)
  Step  34: 102 / Searcher (summons Horseman) x1, Beamer x2 (7.880s)
Grind Fight Search
  Giant of Bab-il Passage
    Step   4: 103 / MacGiant x1, Horseman x1, Beamer x1 (7.746s)
    Step  46: 104 / Horseman x1, Machine x2 (7.744s)
    Step  65: 105 / Horseman x1, Machine x2 (7.744s)
   (Step  75: 106 / MacGiant x1, Machine x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step 107: 107 / Horseman x1, Machine x2)
   (Step 139: 108 / MacGiant x1, Machine x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step 178: 109 / MacGiant x1, Machine x1, Beamer x1)
   (Step 203: 110 / Horseman x1, Machine x2)
   (Step 220: 111 / MacGiant x1)
  Giant of Bab-il Lung
    Step   1: 106 / Searcher (summons D.Machin) x1, Beamer x2 (7.918s)
   (Step  33: 107 / Searcher (summons Horseman) x1, Beamer x2)
   (Step  65: 108 / Searcher (summons D.Machin) x1, Beamer x2)
   (Step 104: 109 / Searcher (summons D.Machin) x1, Beamer x2)
   (Step 129: 110 / Searcher (summons Horseman) x1, Beamer x2)
   (Step 146: 111 / MacGiant x2)
   (Step 194: 112 / MacGiant x2)
   (Step 237: 113 / MacGiant x2)
   (Step 239: 114 / Beamer x1, Machine x2, Horseman x1)
Battle: Elements
Giant of Bab-il Lung
Giant of Bab-il CPU
  Extra Steps: 16
Return to Moon
Lunar World Map
Lunar Path
  Step  27: 107 / Slime x1, Tofu x1, Pudding x1 (7.532s)
Lunar World Map
Lunar Path 2
  Step  18: 108 / Juclyote x1, Procyote x2 (7.927s)
Lunar World Map
  Step   4: 109 / Balloon x2, Grenade x2 (7.656s)
Lunar Subterrane B1
Lunar Subterrane B2
  Extra Steps: 4
Lunar Subterrane B3
  Step  12: 110 / Ging-Ryu x1 (6.556s)
  Step  14: 111 / D.Bone x1, Warlock x1 (6.223s)
Lunar Subterrane B4
  Step  48: 112 / King-Ryu x2 (6.606s)
Lunar Subterrane B4 Room
  Step  11: 113 / King-Ryu x1, Ging-Ryu x1 (6.606s)
Lunar Subterrane B4
  Step   1: 114 / Ging-Ryu x1 (6.556s)
Lunar Subterrane B5
  Step  12: 115 / King-Ryu x2 (6.606s)
Lunar Subterrane B5 Room
  Step  23: 116 / King-Ryu x1, Ging-Ryu x1 (6.606s)
  Step  27: 117 / King-Ryu x1, Ging-Ryu x1 (6.606s)
Lunar Subterrane B5
Lunar Subterrane B5 Room
Lunar Subterrane B5 Inward Pink Puff Room Steps
  Lunar Subterrane B5
    Step   3: 118 / King-Ryu x2 (6.606s)
  Lunar Subterrane B5 Pink Puff Room
    Extra Steps: 2
  Lunar Subterrane B5
Lunar Subterrane B6
Lunar Subterrane B6 Room
Lunar Subterrane B7
Lunar Subterrane B7 Save Room
Lunar Subterrane B7
  Extra Steps: 2
  Step  28: 119 / Tricker x1 (6.589s)
  Step  60: 120 / Tricker x1 (6.589s)
Lunar Core B1
  Step  32: 121 / EvilMask x1 (12.945s)
  Step  47: 122 / EvilMask x1 (12.945s)
Lunar Core B2
  Step  28: 123 / Behemoth x1 (8.286s)
Lunar Core B3
  Step   5: 124 / Behemoth x1 (8.286s)
  Step  21: 125 / EvilMask x2 (12.895s)
Lunar Core B4
  Step  13: 126 / Mind x1 (11.098s)
  Step  52: 127 / Breath x1 (12.862s)

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